Hokusai

[ hoh-kuh-sahy, hoh-kuh-sahy; Japanese haw-koo-sahy ]
/ ˈhoʊ kəˌsaɪ, ˌhoʊ kəˈsaɪ; Japanese ˈhɔ kʊˈsaɪ /

noun

Ka·tsu·shi·ka [kah-tsoo-shee-kah], /ˈkɑ tsʊˈʃi kɑ/, 1760–1849, Japanese painter and illustrator.

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Hokusai
/ (ˈhəʊkʊˌsaɪ, ˌhəʊkʊˈsaɪ) /

noun

Katsushika (ˌkætsuːˈʃiːkə). 1760–1849, Japanese artist, noted for the draughtsmanship of his colour wood-block prints, which influenced the impressionists
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